Availability update 8 March 2021
Room availability in University of London Halls is now limited for 2020/21. You can no longer book this hall via the LSE accommodation booking system. To book a place in this hall for 2020/21, please apply directly to the University of London.
To book a place in this hall for 2021/22 please log into your LSE Student Accommodation System Account.
Connaught Hall is a University of London intercollegiate hall of residence in historic Bloomsbury, in central London just a few minutes from King’s Cross/St. Pancras. The British Library, The British Museum, Senate House and many of the Colleges of the University of London are within a short walking distance as well as a variety of markets, restaurants, pubs and shops.
Travel time to campus
On foot: 21 mins
By bike: 8 mins
By public transport: 14 mins
Closest London Underground stations
Euston Station, Euston Square, King's Cross and Russell Square.
Who can book at Connaught Hall?
Undergraduate students. If there are still single rooms available in late summer, we'll open Connaught Hall to postgraduate students too. You must be aged 18 or older to stay at this hall.
Catering and kitchens
Connaught Hall is a catered hall. Evening meals and breakfast (brunch at weekends) are included in your rent. For menus, meal times and more, see: Catering at intercollegiate halls
There are small pantry kitchens on each floor with communal fridges and microwaves. For details of what's in the kitchen see What we provide in each hall [PDF].
Corridor-style with rooms along a corridor.
What's included in the rent?
Evening meals and breakfast (brunch at weekends), Wi-Fi, insurance and utility bills.
Rooms fully cleaned once every two weeks and rubbish is collected daily (this does not include flats and studios). Communal areas are cleaned by the housekeeping team.
To see if any works are scheduled for this hall see Planned refurbishment works in halls.
- launderette facilities which use a charge card that you top up online - a wash costs £2.00 and a dry £1.20
"Good location, close to campus and tube station. It's a small hall so it's easy to make friends and social events are organised once a month."
The Hall Management offers tours of the Halls on weekdays. Please note that during the academic year only communal spaces of the halls can be shown. Appointments must be made a week in advance and are subject to availability. Book a visit
For travel options from where you are, visit: Connaught Hall on Google Maps
For a fare estimate and to book with an eco-friendly taxi company, visit Green Tomato Cars.
Nearest Underground stations
Russell Square (Piccadilly line)
Euston Square (Circle, Hammersmith & City and Metropolitan lines)
Goodge Street (Northern line)
Euston (Northern and Victoria lines)
Nearest railway stations
St Pancras International
To Connaught Hall by car
The address for your satnav is: 36-45 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9EX
There is little on-street parking in the area apart from a few metered parking spaces at the top of the square. The nearest car park is beneath the Royal National Hotel in Bedford Way. For more car parks and on-street parking, visit: Parkopedia
Congestion Charge and Ultra Low Emission Zone (ULEZ)
Connaught Hall is located inside the London’s Congestion Charge/Ultra Low Emission Zone area.
If you drive to Connaught Hall on weekdays you need to pay the Congestion Charge. Visit: Congestion Charge
You also need to pay the ULEZ charge, if your car doesn’t meet ULEZ emissions standards. The ULEZ charge operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To check if your car meets the emission standards visit: ULEZ vehicle checker
Travel from here to LSE campus
Directions from Connaught Hall to LSE campus on Google Maps.
Tel: +44 (0)20 7756 8200